Vietnam Essential Oil., JSC

Benzoin Siam Resinoid


Product Description

Benzoin Siam Resinoid 50% DPG
Botanical name: Styrax tonkinensis Pierre
Other name: Benzoin Siam, Vietnam Benzoin, Laos Benzoin, Benzoin Tonkinensis.
Part use: Resin
Country of Origin: Vietnam
Methods of production: Solvent extraction
CAS 9000-72-0
EINECS 232-556-7
FEMA 2133.

Benzoin resinoid properties:
Apprearance at 20°C: Viscous liquid
Color: Brown to dark brown
Odor: Balsamic
Density at 20°C: 0,000 – 0,000
Refractive index at 20°C: 1,5000 – 1,5300
Optical rotation: 0 / 0
Flashpoint (°C) 81
Solubility: Insoluble in water/ Soluble in Ethanol.

Benzoin resin comes from the Styrax benzoin tree, as a thick sap. The resinoid is then produced by solvent extraction. 50% benzoin resinoid 50% DPG (Propylene Glycol) or 50% ethyl alcohol

It is dark amber-coloured, with sweet balsamic vanilla-like odour. It’s used as a fixative in fine perfumery, colognes, etc.

Properties: It has calming effects on the nervous system and warming effect on circulation problems.

Acid benzoic, Vanilin, Benzyl benzoat, Coniferyl benzoate

Primarily used in incense making and as a fixative in perfumery.
The warm balsamic fragrance of benzoin resin is familiar to most people, and this ancient aromatic has been used in almost every culture around the world since records began in both incense and medicine. Its medicinal use throughout history is legendary, and the aromatic resin from the tree still remains in high regard within the world of perfumery and medicine.
Blends well with: Neroli, Vanilla, Lavender, Agarwood, Cedarwood, Ylang ylang, Orange.

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